Updated 15 May 2015

Dell

Inspiron 3646

Snapshot: The Dell Inspiron 3646 compact desktop has a Celeron-J1800 2.5GHz processor and comes with 4GB RAM. What's the performance like?

Inspiron 3646
Consumer score
SCORE
Avg price

$599

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Test results

Overall score
46
Performance
?/10
Design and use
?/10

Good points

  • OK to use.

But

  • Performed poorly.
  • Only has 1 USB 3.0 port.
  • Only has a 500GB HDD.

How we test

Overall score includes:

Performance (75%)
Design and use (25%)

Performance is assessed by how well the desktops performed in benchmark tests.

Design and use assesses how easy it is to use by both a professional tester and an experienced user.

Price is from a March 2015 online price survey.

Key data

Model

Avg price
$599
Type
Compact

Specifications

Screen size (inches)
n/a
Max screen resolution
n/a
Screen tilt (degrees)
n/a
Panel type
n/a
Processor (Intel core)
Celeron-J1800 2.5GHz
Number of cores
Dual
CPU
Silvermont
Video (GPU)
Intel HD Graphics
Video RAM (GB)
Shared
HDD
500GB
SSD
n/a
RAM (GB)
4
WiFi
b/g/n
DVD+/-RW drive
Dimensions W x D x H (mm)
110 x 397 x 276
Weight (kg)
3.8
Annual energy cost
$10.39

Features

USB 3.0/2.0
1/4
Thunderbolt
n/a
VGA
Display port
×
HDMI input
×
HDMI output
Card reader
Touchscreen
n/a
Speakers
0
Security lock slot
Yes
IR receiver
No
Operating system (OS)
Win 8.1 64bit
Mountable
×